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Summer Special! 2 Blocks to Barton Springs Pool, and Zilker Park and Resturants

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Last updated: 09/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

July and August Special Rate!
You will love this property!
Amazing 3 bedroom 2 bath Tree house style home located in Zilker neighborhood for your Austin vacation pleasure! 2 blocks to Barton Springs Pool.
Stroll to Zilker Park, Lady Bird Lake, Hike and Bike Trail, Barton Creek Greenbelt, local restaurants, shops and Austin local nightlife. 5 minute cab ride to downtown and South Congress.
2 bus stops within 8-10 minute walk.

2 reserved driveway parking spots plus street parking. Outdoor upstairs balcony for relaxation, and for bird and squirrel lovers.

Property Perks:
High Speed WiFI
Roku with Netflix Streaming (Master bedroom)
Direct TV with many channels
Wii, DVD and Blueray Player. Games and Movies
Full Kitchen and Stocked Spices
Washer and Dryer
Beach Towels and Mats
Fluffy Linens
Work Desk and Wireless Printer
Books
Much More....
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Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Primary renter must be 25 years of age to rent property. This does not mean that all parties renting the property must be 25 years of age. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is not allowed inside the property. Smoking is permitted outside only. Doors and windows must be closed when smoking outside. Must dispose of cigarette butts and such properly. No smoking allowed inside the property....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Small pets considered. No cats please. Size and breed restrictions Pets must be approved prior to reservations/bookings. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Downstairs Guest: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Upstairs Guest: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Queen Size Air Mattress: 1 queen

    Queen Size Air Mattress Availablefor use in Living Room...moreless

  • Master : 1 king

    Master bedroom has TV and Roku with Netflix Streaming...moreless

  • Bedroom 1 - 1 King Bedroom 2 - 1 Queen Bedroom 3 - 1 Queen Queen Air Mattress available for use upon request Sleeps 6 comfortably. Can accommodate up to 8 with Queen Air Mattress set up in living room area....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master Bath: toilet, tub, shower

    Seprate Shower and Garden Tub, 1 toilet and 2 vanities. ...moreless

  • Upstairs Bath: toilet, shower

    Shower, Vanity and Toilet...moreless

  • Bathroom #1 Downstairs master bath has two separate areas. One area with toilet, vanity and shower. And a second area with tub and vanity . There are two entrances. From the hall (for the guest bedroom) and from the master bedroom. Bathroom #2 Upstairs shower is located in bedroom....moreless

Other Amenities

  • No smoking inside the property - No exceptions

Entertainment

  • Games:

    Assortment of games for Wii...moreless

  • Music Library:

    (3) Direct TV Station...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable/Direct TV in living room Master Bedroom includes basic cable and Netflix Movies...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Iphone 4stereo and charge provided Music Stations also available on Direct TV stations...moreless

  • Television:

    Living Room 42' LCD with Direct TV Wii with games Wii doubles as DVD Player...moreless

  • Video Games:

    Assortment of Wii games...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Direct TV...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Nude Beach
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    The property is located less than 2 miles from downtown Austin! Walk, Bike, Cab or take the Metro! ...moreless

  • Lake
  • River
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Spelunking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining area with seating up to 6 Eat in Bar - Seats 2 Pub Table Seats 2 ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Yes! Dual systems (up and down)...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access:

    WIFI included...moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full size dryer for your use....moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Yes! Dual Systems (up and down)...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wireless Internet Connection Included WIFI included ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Clean Fluffy Linens Always! ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    2 large sofa 2 bars stools Pub table and 2 chairs...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    2 reserved driveway parking spaces included Street parking also available first come first seved...moreless

  • Printer
  • Scanner
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Clean Fluffy Towels Always! ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Full size washer for your use....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless Internet Connection Included WIFI included...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee Maker, French Press, coffee grinder and instant hot water dispenser....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Everything you will need to cook a meal! ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything you will need to cook a meal! ...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Awesome Balcony with seating up to 6, electric grill, party lights and tree-lined views...moreless

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Golf:

    Golf Clubs available for use upon request....moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Outdoor Electric Grill included...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Tennis Courts located just 3 blocks from the home ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Barton Springs Pool with a short 2 blocks away! ...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Last minute special
Sep 7 - Sep 16, 2015
2 night min stay
$325
$1,495

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $214 Nightly

ACL Week 2
Oct 8 - Oct 12, 2015
3 night min stay
$995
SXSW
Mar 9 - Mar 20, 2016
5 night min stay
$890
$4,900

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $700 Nightly


Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$395
$1,990 $3,900

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $284 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $130 Nightly


Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Damage Pro $79
  • Pet Fee $30
  • Cleaning $125
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

No Tax for stay 30 nights or longer.

15% City and State tax for stays less than 30 days.

Max 6 - $20/night/guest after 6 guests

Pets considered. Pets must be approved prior to booking, No exceptions.

Monthly and Long Term Renters Welcome

Please inquire about Special Event Rates - SXSW, X-Games, F1, ACL


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 09/02/2015
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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Airport
Austin Bergstrom
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Highball
1.2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Butler Park Pitch & Putt Golf Course
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Chuy's
15 Miles
Nearest Beach
Emma Long Metropolitan Park

Car: Recommended

The home is conveniently situated in Austin's centrally located Zilker Park neighborhood. Walking distance to local bars/clubs, restaurants, and boutiques including the Barton Springs Pool, Lady Bird Lake, Austin's Zilker Park & Hike and Bike Trail, Barton Creek Greenbelt, Umlauf Gardens, Shady Grove, Green Mesquite, Hugos, Chuy's, Billy's BBQ, Romeo's, Flip Happy Crepe's, Thom's Grocery, Bluebonnet Market, Saxon Pub, Highball, Gibsons Bar, Alamo Drafthouse,and various food trailers.

The heart of Downtown (6th and Congress) is 2.8 miles or a 40 minute walk, 5 min cab ride or 11 minute bus ride. Local bus service is a 8 minute walk from the house. Airport is a 15 minute drive.

Activities nearby: Tennis, Golf, Shopping, Sightseeing, Mountain Biking, Restaurants, Canoeing/Kayaking,SUP, Swimming, Trail Running, Hiking, Health/Beauty Spa, Cinemas/Movie Theaters, Live Theatre, Museums et..

The home comfortably sleeps up to six adults.

Upstairs: one queen bed and full bath. The dining area has seating for four to six people. There is a small breakfast bar and eat in pub table in the living area.

The living area includes a 42' LCD television.

Small upstairs patio overlooking creek. Outfitted with seating for six, bird and humming bird feeders.

Downstairs: one king bed, one queen bed and full shower and bath.

Washer and Dryer.

Clean towels and linens provided.

2 dedicated parking spots. Street parking also available.

Entertainment: TV (Basic Cable), DVD, and wireless internet.

We are happy to help with any questions or recommendations during your stay.

We look forward to hosting you!

Sincerely, Sally & Scott.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: Sally is a true Austinite! Scott, her husband moved to Austin in 2007 from Dallas. They love the Austin trails, lakes, food & all the entertainment Austin has to offer year-round. Sally and Scott specialize in Austin Real Estate and personally manage their vacation rental properties.

Why the Owner Chose Zilker:
The fun, modern eclectic neighborhood just a 5 minute cab ride downtown is truly the heart of Austin! Zilker Park, Barton Springs Pool, Lady Bird Lake and much more are just a stroll away.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Located in one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Austin you will enjoy everything this city has to offer. The proximity to activities, entertainment and restaurants while offering a private, peaceful, less expensive alternative to a hotel room makes this property the perfect option. Free and dedicated parking space in front of property with additional street parking that does not require a parking permit.


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  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Welcome to Austin!

    Welcome to Austin!

  • Modern kitchen fully equipped for cooking.

    Modern kitchen fully equipped for cooking.

  • Welcome to Austin!

    Welcome to Austin!

  • Upstairs balcony

    Upstairs balcony

  • Master Bedroom.  Extra blankets, pillows and towels stowed in large closet.

    Master Bedroom. Extra blankets, pillows and towels stowed in large closet.

  • Soak in the garden tub after a hike on lady bird lake trail.

    Soak in the garden tub after a hike on lady bird lake trail.

  • 2nd bedroom  - Queen bed
Work desk & printer with views of the creek

    2nd bedroom - Queen bed Work desk & printer with views of the creek

  • 3rd bedroom. Unique upstairs bedroom with private access to outside balcony.

    3rd bedroom. Unique upstairs bedroom with private access to outside balcony.

  • Modern full shower with frameless glass wall.

    Modern full shower with frameless glass wall.

  • Watch the bats emerge at sunset from Congress Avenue bridge over Lady Bird Lake.

    Watch the bats emerge at sunset from Congress Avenue bridge over Lady Bird Lake.

  • Hike the Barton Creek Greenbelt. Mile and Mile of beautiful trail!

    Hike the Barton Creek Greenbelt. Mile and Mile of beautiful trail!

  • Living room with lots of natural light. 
42'TV, Wii, PS2 and lots of games

    Living room with lots of natural light. 42'TV, Wii, PS2 and lots of games

  • Beautiful dining area offers seating up to 6.

    Beautiful dining area offers seating up to 6.

  • Modern Updated Kitchen

    Modern Updated Kitchen

  • Relax on the upstairs balcony and enjoy views of trees, birds and squirrels.

    Relax on the upstairs balcony and enjoy views of trees, birds and squirrels.

  • Downstairs Master Bedroom. Elliptical machine is no longer available.

    Downstairs Master Bedroom. Elliptical machine is no longer available.

  • Downstairs bathroom. Large shower with modern glass tiles floor to ceiling.

    Downstairs bathroom. Large shower with modern glass tiles floor to ceiling.

  • Relax and read a book by the creek.

    Relax and read a book by the creek.

  • High Efficiency Washer and Dryer

    High Efficiency Washer and Dryer

  • Upstairs full bathroom. Unique rock pebble flooring offers a spa-like experience

    Upstairs full bathroom. Unique rock pebble flooring offers a spa-like experience

  • Short stroll to Barton Springs Swimming Pool!

    Short stroll to Barton Springs Swimming Pool!

  • Enjoy Rowing, Canoeing, Kayaking or SUP on Lady Bird Lake

    Enjoy Rowing, Canoeing, Kayaking or SUP on Lady Bird Lake

  • Welcome to Austin!

    Welcome to Austin!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 09/02/2015
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